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Ngema, Mbongeni

Overview
Works: 92 works in 197 publications in 10 languages and 2,904 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Music  History  Film and video adaptations  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Film adaptations  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Performer, Composer, Singer, Director, Interviewee, Arranger, Conductor, Lyricist, Adapter, Author of screenplay, Actor, Scenarist
Classifications: PR9369.3.M79, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Mbongeni Ngema
Sarafina! by Darrell Roodt( Visual )
21 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a world where truth is forbidden, an inspiring teacher dares to instill in her students lessons not found in schoolbooks. In doing so, she challenges their freedom and hers
Woza Albert! by Percy Mtwa( Book )
13 editions published between 1983 and 1994 in 4 languages and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the idea that the second coming of Jesus Christ should take place in present-day South Africa
Sarafina! the music of liberation : Broadway cast recording by Mbongeni Ngema( Recording )
19 editions published between 1988 and 1992 in 4 languages and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A musical about life at Morris Isaacson High School in Soweto, South Africa, using Mbaqanga music. It focuses on one student, Sarafina, who inspires her classmates to struggle against the government
Ladysmith Black Mambazo and friends by Ladysmith Black Mambazo (Musical group)( Recording )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Voices of Sarafina! ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Uses interviews with cast members, excerpts from the musical, and scenes from the South African townships depicted in the show to document New York's Cort Theatre production of the Broadway musical "Sarafina!" Includes remarks by Miriam Makeba
Amandla! a revolution in four-part harmony ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in Undetermined and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Woza Albert! by Percy Mtwa( Visual )
15 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The play discusses what it would be like if Christ returned to South Africa. This film discusses and has long excerpts of the play, and explains how the play represents black oppression in South Africa
Sarafina! original cast recording by Mbongeni Ngema( Recording )
11 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The best of Mbongeni Ngema : an anthology by Mbongeni Ngema( Book )
3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sarafina! the sound of freedom : music from the motion picture : original soundtrack by Mbongeni Ngema( Recording )
3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A musical about life at Morris Isaacson High School in Soweto, South Africa, using Mbaqanga music. It focuses on one student, Sarafina, who inspires her classmates to struggle against the government
Time to unite by Mbongeni Ngema( Recording )
11 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in 6 languages and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Africa on Mango ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1988 in Undetermined and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The great South African trip ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2002 in Undetermined and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sarafina! the sound of freedom ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a world where truth is forbidden, an inspiring teacher dares to instill in her students lessons not found in schoolbooks. In doing so, she challenges their freedom and hers
3 movies with soul ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Soweto blues ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Interviews of famous musicians in South Africa on their personal perceptions of what the Soweto Uprising in 1976 meant and how it altered the conscious of politics and society in South Africa
Ipi ntombi the movie ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Asinamali nothing to lose by Mbongeni Ngema( Visual )
2 editions published between 1986 and 1991 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Original stage production by Mbongen Ngema for the Market Theatre in Johannesburg. The play is about the exploitation of five men who end up in jail. Their stories reveal the feelings which are at the root of the violence in South Africa
Sarafina! : [press kit] ( Book )
3 editions published in 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sarafina!" was a beautiful movie. It is one of only a very few movies that make me cry. The cruelty of South America's apartheid never really hit home until I saw this, and realizing that things this horrible still happen in our world was sort of upsetting -- user's comment from Internet Movie Database
Sarafina a celebration of song and dance ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sarafina is a young girl who adopts a campaign of resistance against the police presence in her school. She images the support of her role model, Nelson Mandela, who is her inspiration and to survive. Sarafina finds an ally in her teacher, Mary Masombuka, who supports the students in their rebellion against the police presence
 
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Mbongeni Ngema
ンゲマ, ムボンゲニ
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